What does dropping mean?

Definitions for dropping
ˈdrɒp ɪŋdrop·ping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dropping, falling(adj)

    coming down freely under the influence of gravity

    "the eerie whistle of dropping bombs"; "falling rain"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dropping

    of Drop

  2. Dropping(noun)

    the action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling

  3. Dropping(noun)

    that which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of animals

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. dropping

    An old mode of salute by lowering flags or uppermost sails.

How to pronounce dropping?

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How to say dropping in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dropping in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dropping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of dropping in a Sentence

  1. Michael Green:

    We are still seeing retail prices on the downward drop, but they are not dropping as fast as the rest of the country.

  2. Ryan Rhodes:

    What we saw in the week leading up to the caucus were rumors being circulated that Ben was going to be dropping out after Iowa. Someone was contacting voters making the case to vote for Cruz. It all culminated in that evening [of the caucus] in calls, voicemails and text alerts spreading a narrative that was false.

  3. Pat Figley:

    She’s doing horribly, she’s dropping bowls. She’s just not used to it. The one that was stolen was custom built for her.

  4. Gwen McGlory:

    It's concerning when I'm dropping her off at a dark school.

  5. Josh Putnam:

    This isn't a conventional cycle, but what we tend to see is a war of attrition, (Traditionally) it's not about getting to a magic number, it's the race ending as a function of the last viable candidate dropping out. But that's where 2016 is different, there's a significant motivation from some within the Republican Party to prevent Trump from getting the nomination.

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